East Palestine, OH Auto And Train Collision, Apr 1935
3 BROTHERS, 4TH YOUTH DIE ON RAIL CROSSING.
East Palestine, Ohio, April 28 (AP) - Four youths - including three brothers - were killed today when the automobile in which they were riding crashed through the lowered gates at a downtown crossing and into the path of a Pennsylvania limited passenger train.
The victims were:
CARL, OMER and WILLIAM RENNER, aged 24, 22 and 20 years, respectively.
and JESSE WALKER, 24, all were residents of Enon Valley, Pa.
Carl Renner, Sr., father of the dead brothers, said the youths had left Enon Valley early last night to attend a dance near East Palestine.
Scranton Republican Pennsylvania 1935-04-29